Effects of Coronavirus on Supply Chains

Jeff Turmel, Director of UWM’s Supply Chain Management Institute, discusses the effects that the coronavirus is having on supply chains with Fox6Now reporter Bill Miston. “If you get a global pandemic, there can be significant interruptions in product flows in… Read More

Lubar Accounting Students Partner with Journey House to Help with Taxes

A team of Lubar accounting students partnered with Journey House this spring to offer free help with taxes to local low-income individuals and families. Accounting students in the Beta Alpha Psi business fraternity assisted income taxpayers with uncomplicated returns. Students… Read More

Supply Chain Management Institute Hosts Direct Supply Night

On Monday, February 10th, the UWM Lubar School of Business Supply Chain Management Institute (SCMI) hosted executives from SCMI member company Direct Supply at a “Direct Supply Night” event in UWM’s Student Union. Over 70 students attended the 90-minute event… Read More

Climbing My Mountain

In Sheldon Lubar’s recently published memoir Climbing My Mountain, the namesake of UWM’s Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business describes his extraordinary life as a highly successful executive, self-made entrepreneur, public servant, philanthropist, and family man. Lubar has climbed Mount… Read More

All e-Shoppers Are Not Created Equal

Whether we like it or not, most of us know that online marketers are keeping tabs on our online browsing behavior so they can gain insights to increase sales. The standard practice utilizes clickstream data to measure how much time… Read More

Class Notes

Lubar alumni, share your news! Robert E. Lange (’73, ’75, ’87) has started the consulting firm Architectural Tax Consultants, LLC, serving corporate clients nationwide. Joe Gendelman (’00) is the Florida Regional Director of the National Credit Foundation, an organization that… Read More

Taking the Long View

Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation, or MGIC, was founded in Milwaukee in 1957 with the simple goal of helping more people purchase their own homes. The company’s products protect mortgage investors from credit losses, facilitating low-down-payment financing to borrowers. Today, the… Read More

Connect Your Company to Lubar School Expertise

Industry Connect is a new initiative at the Lubar School of Business to connect companies with highly-qualified business student consultants for project work, as well as Lubar faculty for applied research projects. “We’ve got outstanding expertise within the Lubar School… Read More

In Memoriam: Dr. W. David Haseman and Dr. Russell Fenske

Professor Emeritus William (David) Haseman passed away in early December.  Dr. Haseman retired from the Lubar School of Business in 2014 after an outstanding 34-year career as a Wisconsin Distinguished Professor and IBM Professor of Information Technology Management.   Under his… Read More

Congrats to our Winter Graduates!

Congratulations to the 325 Lubar students who received their diplomas at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s winter commencement ceremony! Three of our winter grads left us with these thoughts: Sydney Arickx, BBA I began working for Rexnord Industries as a student… Read More